Bears are active in Grand Teton
Black and grizzly bears are roaming throughout the park--near roads, trails and in backcountry areas. Hikers and backcountry users are advised to travel in groups of three or more, make noise and carry bear spray. Visitors must stay 100 yards from bears. More »
Multi-use Pathway Closures
Intermittent closures of the park Multi-use Pathway System will occur through mid-October during asphalt sealing and safety improvement work. Pathway sections will reopen as work is completed. Follow the link for a map and more information. More »
Moose-Wilson Road Status
The Moose-Wilson Road between the Death Canyon Road and the Murie Center Road is currently open to all traffic. The road may re-close at any time due to wildlife activity. For current road conditions call 307-739-3682. More »
Grand Teton National Park installed a series of Historic Wayside signs througout the park in 2011. The map above shows the locations of these signs. For a larger version of the map, click here .
Audio descriptions aid visitors with limited vision to experience Grand Teton National Park. Each audio file includes a description of the view beyond the sign, a description of the sign and the text included on the sign. To listen to these descriptions click on the links below.
3. Menors Ferry Audio Descriptions
Listen to descriptions of the Menors Ferry homestead, general store, ferry, items in the transportation barn, and Maud Noble cabin. Click Here.
7. Jenny Lake Historic District audio files
Jenny Lake has been the center of visitor activity for the Teton Range since before the park was formed. Learn about some of the past history of this area. Click Here.
Did You Know?
Did you know that until the 1890s no one had settled on the west bank of the Snake River in the central part of Jackson Hole? William “Bill” Menor built a ferry at Moose to shuttle patrons across the river, the only reliable crossing point between Wilson and Moran.